Daily Archive: August 26, 2018

Claude Thornhill

Claude Thornhilll In Session – 1941-1946 – Past Daily Nights At The Round Table: Archeology

Claude Thornhill and His Orchestra – Lang-Worth Sessions – 1941-1947 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – Claude Thornhill to end the weekend. One of those bands, very often misunderstood by collectors, completely understood by other musicians and mystifyingly overlooked by the audience in general. Every time I post something on...

Reah Sadowsky - South American Composers

Reah Sadowsky Plays Music Of Netto, Mignone And Vianna – 1946 – Past Daily Weekend Gramophone

Reah Sadowsky – Recital from Prize Album A-1 (issued 1946) – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – Taking a brief respite from BSO rehearsals this week to offer three pieces from what is believed to be the only commercial recording by the highly regarded (in Piano circles) but almost completely obscure...

Chicago - Democratic Convention 1968

Chicago 1968 – A Day In the Park – August 27, 1968 – Democratic National Convention – Weekend Reference Room

KPFK/Pacifica – Chicago 1968 – A Day In The Park – The 1968 Chicago Democratic Convention Protests – Gordon Skene Sound Collection Chicago – August 27, 1968 – In an already tumultuous year; one that started with what many considered to be the turning point in the Vietnam War by...

Johnny Griffin

Johnny Griffin Quartet – Live In Bremen – 1980 – Past Daily Downbeat

Johnny Griffin Quartet – Live in Bremen – March 6, 1980 – Gordon Skene Sound Collection – The Tenor sax of Johnny Griffin this weekend, aided and abetted by his compatriots, Ronnie Matthews on piano, Ray Drummond and bass and Kenny Washington on drums. Recorded live in Bremen on March...

Jacco Gardner

Jacco Gardner – Live At Lowlands 2015 – Past Daily Backstage Weekend: Festival Edition

Jacco Gardner – Live at Lowlands 2015 – August 22, 2015 – VPRO – Netherlands – Perennial favorite Jacco Gardner this weekend. From a concert given during the 2015 Lowlands Festival and preserved for posterity by the venerable VPRO in The Netherlands. Haven’t been hearing much from Jacco Gardner the...